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Church must stand up for weakest and poorest

CathNews |  30 March 2018

More than 200 Catholic and community leaders gathered in Melbourne for an opening keynote address by Phil Glendenning AM to launch the first day of the Hearing, Healing and Hope conference.

As Director of the Edmund Rice Centre and President of the Refugee Council of Australia, Mr Glendenning’s address explored the mistreatment of Indigenous and Torres Strait Island peoples, the 24 million refugees throughout the world, as well as victims of institutional sexual abuse.

 

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